Monthly Archives: November 2011

Ode To My Running Shoes

You’ve given me many miles You’ve led  me to a runners high You helped me shed a few pounds off my thighs Now we must say goodbye… I love a new running shoe as much as the next guy, but I hate … Continue reading

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“O Lord that lends me life, lend me a heart replete with thankfulness.” ~William Shakespeare

I had an amazing Thanksgiving and have much to be thankful for.  I worked most of the day, but I love my job, so it was a peaceful, blissful day! My mother was cooking up a storm in my kitchen … Continue reading

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I’ve Got The Fever

Marathon fever!!! I am going to train for my first Marathon!  That is, if my foot ever heals! Sorry Christopher Walken.  There is no cowbell that will cure this fever. Less than a month ago, over a couple glasses blackberry sangria, … Continue reading

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il dolce far niente

In Italian, “il dolce far niente” means the sweetness of doing nothing.  I am not finding doing nothing so sweet at this moment. You see, I have a fractured foot.  Third metatarsal fracture to be exact. Aren’t David Beckham and … Continue reading

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Going Veg!

There is a quote in George Orwell’s Animal Farm that I love.  “Man is the only creature that consumes without producing. He does not give milk, he does not lay eggs, he is too weak to pull the plough, he … Continue reading

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"If I’m free, it’s because I’m always running" ~ Jimi Hendrix

It was this time last year that I got laid off and started this blog, FREE.  I originally called the blog Jobless and Fabulous, because I was both of those things at the time!  It only took me two months … Continue reading

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